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More flooding possible across the Great Plains

Ample moisture remains in place and will result in heavy rainfall over parts of the central and southern Plains for the next few days. River and flash flooding will continue to be concerns as these areas will see the potential for 3 to 7 inches of additional rainfall accumulations going into the weekend.
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Current conditions at

Salina, Salina Municipal Airport (KSLN)

Lat: 38.78°NLon: 97.64°WElev: 1270ft.

Light Rain

11°C

52°F

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed SE 9 km/h
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.0 mb)
Dewpoint 9°C (48°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill10°C (50°F)
Last update 22 May 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Abilene KS

  • Today

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 16 °C

  • Tonight

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 12 °C

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 20 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 23 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 15 °C

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly between 10am and 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 16. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Southeast wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 20. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 17. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. High near 23. South wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Abilene KS
 38.91°N 97.22°W
7:50 am CDT May 22, 2015
9am CDT May 22, 2015-6pm CDT May 28, 2015
 
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